Pickleball Gains Momentum at Lakewood Ranch, Fla.

By | January 26, 2018

Bob Haskin spearheaded the creation of the Lakewood Ranch Pickleball Club, and as of January 18, the club had 126 members, with 40 signing up on the first day. While the club is free for anyone to join, it has struggled to find public facilities for play, and the group is working with the community […]

Park Meadows CC Opens Renovated Clubhouse

By | December 11, 2017

After a $9 million project, the Park City, Utah club’s new facility has a modern infrastructure with a lounge, bar and main dining room with views of the nearby mountains. Locker rooms, the fitness center and group classroom space were also updated, and a simulator room for year-round golf practice was added. Construction on the property’s pool, pickleball courts and bocce courts will begin in the spring.

Toscana CC Unveils New Club Expansion

By | November 6, 2017

New facilities at the Indian Wells, Calif., property include La Cucina, a casual restaurant; Il Caffè, a coffee bar; a sports club pavilion with a movement studio and pilates studio; a resort pool with pavilion; an event lawn; and new tennis, pickleball and bocce ball courts. Toscana Country Club, a private residential community in Indian Wells, […]

Player Incentive Pool Program Launched for Pickleball

By | November 1, 2017

The USAPA Pickleball National Championships will be held November 4-12 at the Palm Creek RV and Resort in Casa Grande, Ariz., and the program will offer more than $50,000 in prize money. With an estimated 2.5 million players and growing, Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in the country. The game of Pickleball is now […]

PlayPickleball.com Debuts with Guides, Resources

By | September 19, 2017

Selkirk Sport, a marketer of pickleball equipment and accessories, has unveiled the website, which will feature a video library, with future plans including a directory of facilities, a way to connect players with top pros for lessons, and blogs. To keep up with consumer demand for information, resources and a complete guide to the game […]

Pickleball Gains Passionate Converts at CC of Jackson (Miss.)

By | August 31, 2017

The club’s pickleball association has swelled to over 80 players after two members who were former college tennis players but had given up the game discovered it as an alternative that restoked their fire for racquet sports. The club has spent $20,000 for eight full-time pickleball courts in response to the fast-growing demand.